State pension 'injustice': MP urges DWP to give WASPI women £10,000 in compensation

State pension 'injustice': MP urges DWP to give WASPI women £10,000 in compensation

Women across Briton should be awarded £10,000 in compensation for historic state pension “injustices”, an MP has said. Alan Brown, SNP MP for Kilmarnock and Loudoun, is urging the Government to give this sum or more to those affected by issues raised by the Women Against State Pension Inequality (WASPI). Following the 1995 State Pension Age Act, the threshold was raised to be in line with men. Some 3.8 million women born between April 6, 1950 and April 5, 1960 …